Radiation safety Archive

  • Maps of Belarus radionuclide contamination after the Chernobyl accident

    Maps of Belarus radionuclide contamination after the Chernobyl accident

    The territory of Belarus badly affected after Chernobyl accident. Virtually all areas of the state have areas with elevated levels of radionuclide contamination. Present a map of modern-looking and radionuclide contamination of cesium-137 in the Republic of Belarus. Contamination of Minsk, Gomel, Brest, Mogilev regions of Belarus. Show the forecast values of the state territory of Belarus in 2016, 2046 and 2056, respectively, which gives an idea about changing radiological status of contaminated sites.

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  • Radiation Safety Terms and Definition

    Radiation Safety Terms and Definition

    Observation zone - Zone potentially affected by radioactive releases or discharges from a radiation-generating/nuclear facility and subject to monitoring of processes to ensure radiation safety of the radiation-generating or nuclear facility. Radioactive isotopes – Radioactive isotopes with identical numbers of protons in the nucleus, e.g., the following radioactive isotopes of iodine: Iodine-125, -127, -129, -131, -132, -133, etc.

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  • Stalker: maps and routes

    Stalker: maps and routes

    Stalker map of Chernobyl Exclusion Zone and routes in radioactive territory

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